Flipkart leads $60 million round in logistics startup Shadowfax
The companies did not disclose the transaction value, but sources briefed on the matter told ET that the investment valued Shadowfax at about $200-$250 million, and is also likely to see other new investors join in.
ET Businesswoman of the Year 2019 Award for Falguni Nayar of Nykaa
Falguni Nayar, founder and CEO of Nykaa receives Businesswoman of the year...
Wedding season is here! Nykaa founder's daughter, Adwaita, marries Anubhav Gupta in a fairytale ceremony
The wedding comes on the back of a V...
Nykaa fixes a data security bug
While the security bug was fixed in two days, it could have led to hackers and telemarketers mining the data of about million users, said security researcher Ehraz Ahmed, who notified Nykaa of the flaw. However, Nykaa says there has been no breach of personal or financial data.
Skin in the game: Beauty tech firms drive market makeover
Some major companies have sensed an opportunity and invested in beauty tech. Marico has picked up stake in Nykaa, while Colgate-Palmolive has invested in Bombay Shaving Company, Emami in The Man Company and Unilever in Plum.
Nykaa pushes offline in Tier 2, shows rising orders from beyond metros
Beauty is a fast-growing category and ecommerce companies like Amazon, Flipkart and Myntra have realised that Indian customers are far more open to trying out products online. For Nykaa, it was all about giving customers access to brands they typically wouldn’t get in their towns.
TiE Global Summit 4.0 to emphasise on global outreach for startups
TiE has been a leading organisation in fostering the entrepreneurial ecosystem around the world. In a span of nearly two decades, TiE has created a massive network of startups, investors, mentors, academia and brought together all stakeholders to bolster global entrepreneurship.
Funding of cosmetics & beauty startups doubles to $108 million in ’19
Besides e-commerce, beauty is also seeing an increase in the number of homegrown skincare and cosmetic brands, latest among them being Grofers’ own Orange Something and Mahesh Bhupati-backed Scentials.
Can you manage change? You’re boss
Industry experts said traits like adaptability and the ability to deal with ambiguity are important from the perspective of spotting new business opportunities and potential threats. Entrepreneurs who see a business opportunity ahead of others are the ones who have a clear advantage.
Online and offline brands offering retail therapy now have a new category: experiential zones
Online and offline brands offering retail therapy now have a new category: experiential zones.
The Wadi connection: Technology startups from Israel’s Silicon Wadi have found a fertile ground in India
Technology startups from Israel’s equivalent of Silicon Valley have found a fertile ground in India.
Tripping on adrenaline: What is Nihir Parikh’s idea of a perfect holiday?
Music festival Tomorrowland and an annual ski trip remain key fixtures on the Nykaa.com CBO’s holiday calendar.
ET Startup Awards 2019: Delhivery wins top honours
Delhivery has gone from a last-mile delivery startup to a complete logistics and supply-chain services firm.
Being fashion forward: Nykaa will diversify, but does Falguni Nayar have enough ammunition to make it big?
The seven-year-old specialised online beauty retail venture has added fashion to their forte.
Wedding bells: Nykaa boss Falguni Nayar's daughter set to tie the knot this year
Adwaita Nayar will get married later in the year to Anubhav Gupta.
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